Amazon Q4 Earnings Report Released, Net Income Plummets, Kindle Unit Sales Up 177%

Amazon just released its earnings report for the fourth quarter. This includes an increase in net sales of 35% to $17.43 billion. Still, net income decreased 58% to $177 million for the quarter. Kindle unit sales (including Kindles and Kindle…

Viral Video: Mitt Romney Sings!

On the campaign trail in Florida leading up to today’s primary, Mitt Romney let loose with some… actually pretty good singing. He led the crowd in a verse of “America, the Beautiful” at a campaign stop in The Villages, FL.…

Is 3D Gaming Already Dead In America?

I remember when the Nintendo 3DS was about to arrive around this time last year and several of my gamer friends were talking about its arrival like it was going to be an all-you-can-eat buffet of awesome, all day and…

Foxconn Building 5 Brazilian Factories For Apple Products

At the end of last week we brought you news that the government of Brazil had approved tax incentives that would encourage Foxconn’s production of iPads in that country. Now it seems that the company is planning to build 5…

1.25 Billion Super Bowl Wings Expected To Be Consumed During The Game

The Super Bowl is expeditiously approaching and with the date comes, of course, great football, but also great food. The foods of the big game have long been a staple of the day and this year is absolutely no different.…

Unruly Media (Of Google Paid Link Fiasco Fame) Aims To Avoid Similar Fiascos

Early this month, Google was caught up in some controversy related to paid linking. It’s funny how the Internet works. That seems like such a long time ago, and so many Google controversies ago. Since then, Google has sparked heated…

Facebook And Twitter Could Be Good For Your Brain

Recent research by social psychologists suggests that a large and complex virtual social network (such as can exist on Facebook), combined with real face to face social interaction, creates and maintains a healthier brain. Bickart et al. have discovered that…

The Avengers Super Bowl Teaser Is One Intense 10 Seconds [VIDEO]

The Marvel Youtube channel has just posted a teaser clip from the Super Bowl spot for The Avengers, the Joss Whedon-helmed super superhero movie that’s sure to be one of the biggest hits of the summer. It’s only a 10-second…

FCC Providing Broadband To Poor Families Through Lifeline

The FCC is reforming and modernizing their Lifeline program that provides telephone service to poor families across the nation. On their Web site today, the FCC detailed the planned changes to the Lifeline program. For those unaware, the Lifeline program…

Facebook Timeline Photos Get Funny

Facebook users are getting used to the new Timeline rollout. Some are even taking advantage of the Cover and Profile picture layout positions for fun effect. The Cover photo is the wide, banner-style photo at the top. The Profile picture…